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                                                                                Day 1 social studies drop

                                                                Family day: early dismissal at 12:15


 Birthdays:   David Krumdieck, Patrick Hunter, Julia Falawee

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield






                                                                      Core Values

 Stephen Nymberg turned in a phone to Dean Booker, showing his INTEGRITY!

Advisory support for Class Rep Candidate.

Advisory support for Class Rep Candidate.

A big THANK YOU to the many students who attended the aviation/military Career Lunch & Learn last week and showed such RESPECT to our speaker, Lt. Col. Fisher: Michael Dacus, Harrison Barone, Drew Weinstock, Ben Campbell, Tyler Haritan, Cole Batchelor, Donovan Hayes, Seth Newkirk, Andrew Nielsen, Patrick Hunter, Sydney Frankenberg, Brandon Wade, Preston Miller, Davis Nelson, Mohit Bajaj, John Christy, Kevin King, Mitchell Carlson.


Cole Batchelor  loaned his earbuds out to another student after he had finished the National Spanish Exam and her headset was not working properly. Way to show KINDNESS.


Jordan Johnson & Matt Jackson showed TEAMWORK when they helped bring the cooler to the field for the JV girls soccer game.

Public Proclamations:


Please help us congratulate the newly elected student Reps for 2014-2015 !

Senior Class Reps: Kelli Baker and Will Yoder 

Junior Class Reps: Dylan Housman, Gracie Swink and Sarah Dockery

Sophomore Class Reps: Cole Batchelor, Camille Harley and Clay Maguire


Lost and found: Mrs. Pinto has amassed quite the key collection, if anyone is missing a key…Ford, Honda, Chevy, unidentified car key and two Schlage house/door keys.

She also has three men’s watches and a garage door opener marked “Dad”. please come collect your things.

Some couples are just cute!

Some couples are just cute!


Friday, April 11th is the official National Day of Silence in honor of those who are abused because of their beliefs. Hannah Finch and Andrew Newman have created the first Gay Straight Alliance at Cannon School. Please purchase a shirt for $10.00 and wear it with pride on Friday. Please be silent between classes. All proceeds will go the Trevor project to help the LGBT community.

Thank you for your support!

Hungry? Love Tenders in Cornelius? Attend Tenders on Wednesday, FAMILY DAY (April 9th) and say you attend Cannon for a portion of the proceeds to go to our school! 12-5! We need your support and you need a full belly!


If you bought a t-shirt in support of the Freshman Service Project’s advocacy program for the American Cancer Society you have earned a dress down day!  Wear your t-shirt – Thursday- April 10th!! Thank you for your support of this important cause.



The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is the leading global organization funding Type 1 diabetes research. More than 80 people are diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes each day and JDRF is helping to find a cure. We are raising money for JDRF during advisory on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of this week. If you donate a dollar you will receive a JDRF shoe to put on your locker to show your support. Thank you for supporting this cause!  -Lindsey T. & Mimi W.

All Upper School Students:  If you are interested in learning about being a Cheerleader for the 2014 Football season please bring your lunch to          room 616 on

Always working hard.

Always working hard.

Thursday, April 10th for an interest meeting.  If you cannot make this meeting but you are interested in finding out more information please email Katie McClanahan

Today is the final Pizza Lunch sponsored by 8th graders.  $5 for two slices, a water, and a cookie.

April is Autism Awareness Month, established to raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects children’s normal development of social and communication skills.

April is also Arab-American Heritage Month and Tartan (Scottish-American) Heritage Month



We will be interviewing for ALL positions. There are no age or experience requirements for prefect positions (Service, Academic, Social, Archival) or intern positions (2 underclassmen preferred), however we do ask that candidates for Head Boy and Head Girl are upper classmen (juniors and seniors) with some prior leadership experience. Need more information? Contact current Head Boy and Head Girl, Jake Flynn ( and Katie Cooper (, respectively – or any of our current leaders (Joanna Copio, Nick Rossitch, Kendall Thomas, Harrison Barone, Erin Mason, Leah Vail, and Ann Fisher-Lindsay.) We

CANNOT wait to see your resume in our stack of potential leaders. Go House Impetus!

To apply: submit a resume to Miss Kundel ( with your name and which position(s) you would like to be considered for. We will contact you with more information regarding scheduling interviews after all resumes have been collected (after April 11).

From April 7th to April 17th there will be a school supply drive benefitting Classroom Central. Classroom Central helps students who live in extreme poverty effectively learn by collecting and distributing free school supplies. Students can donate either gently used or new school supplies. They can either place them in the white boxes found around school or give them to their advisors.

Two beautiful campaign smiles.

Two beautiful campaign smiles.


There will also be a bake sale benefitting Classroom Central. Preorders will be accepted on the 10th and the 11th in front of

Foundation Hall. For every dollar raised, Classroom Central will be able to buy 5 supplies. Thank you for your participation! 



2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival 


There will be a meeting on Thursday, April 17th for students and faculty interested in attending the 2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival. The meeting will be held in the US library reference room at 11:45 am. 

The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival is widely acknowledged as the largest poetry event in North America. The heart of the Dodge Poetry Festival, High School Student Day, brings together thousands of students from across the country who are equally interested in poetry and the arts. 

The 2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival is scheduled for October 23-25, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.

Please contact Mr. Kmidowski for more information.


Another great prom proposal!

Another great prom proposal!

On May 3rd, there will be a 3v3 soccer tournament at Cannon! It is going to be for fun and everyone gets a

tshirt if they make a team so even if you have never played soccer before, it was still be a blast! All money goes towards the SpokesGroup in Charlotte. If interested, there are flyers on the Capstone board in the English wing or talk to Jake Flynn or Anna Estep. 





The following college representatives will be on campus in room 616 to speak with current sophomores, juniors and seniors about their colleges.  Please sign up on Family Connections if you would like to attend a session. 

University of North Carolina at Asheville 4/9/14 8:55 AM      



 We welcome students and parents join this trip. If you are interested in joining the trip, please sign up with a $300 deposit to Cannon school. If you have any questions, please contact Upper School Chinese Teacher-Lirong Wang at



Attention Seniors and Juniors-Prom tickets are now on sale!!

Great player.

Great player.

Tickets: $85.00/Senior


                $95.00/Underclassmen or Outside Guest


 $105.00 Late Tickets (All tickets purchased starting on April 3rd will be $105.00. No tickets will be sold after Friday, April 11th.) 

   You may purchase tickets in Ms. Eury’s room (#701) before or after school or in the Commons during lunch until April 2nd, 2014. 

  All late tickets must be purchased from Ms. Eury.

In order to bring an outside guest, you must fill out an information sheet and have your parents sign giving their permission. A copy of the form was emailed to you earlier. Please submit the form to Ms. Eury  as soon as possible so your date can be added to the security list.


  Please see Ms. Eury if you would like a form to have your school account billed for the cost of your ticket(s). This form requires a parent signature so please plan accordingly. This form is only available in Ms. Eury’s room.








After School Events:


Family Day at Cannon – Early Dismissal